Legal Self-Help Center at MiSide

***Please note, for the time being, the Southwest Detroit Self-Help Center will be providing services over the phone, with some limited in-person appointments available for those who need it. Please call (313) 297-2975 to get assistance or to make an appointment.

The Legal Self-Help Center at MiSide is located at:

Family Alliance for Change 5716 Michigan Ave, Suite 4100, Detroit MI. The office is located on the 4th floor.

Monday, Wednesday - 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Legal Self-Help Center at MiSide is a place where people can get help with simple legal problems. Visitors can use computers to find legal self-help tools and referrals on All resources on the website and help from Self-Help Center staff are free!

The Legal Self-Help Center has trained agency staff that can help you navigate the website to find information, forms, instructions, and find community resources that may help with your legal problem. Self-Help Center staff can help explain legal information, but cannot give legal advice. 

Questions regarding immigration, asylum or discrimination related to national origin or documentation status can be directed to Michigan Immigrant Rights Center, a non-profit organization that provides free legal assistance to people across Michigan.

If you need legal advice, please contact a lawyer. If you would like help finding a lawyer, please use the Guide to Legal Help.

The Legal Self-Help Center of Southwest Detroit hopes you find the following links helpful in addition to the resources on Michigan Legal Help.

Chass /Community Health and Social Services Center & La Vida Partnership

LA SED/Latin Americans for Social and Economic Development

Third Judicial Circuit of Michigan

Friend of the Court/Wayne County

Michigan's 36th District Court/Landlord Tenant 

State Representative Stephanie Chang

Ruth Ellis Center

Department of Health & Human Services

Department of Human Services Wayne county offices


Related Counties

Office Hours

Sun: Closed
Mon: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Tue: Closed
Wed: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Thu - Sat: Closed

Contact Info

5716 Michigan Ave, Suite 4100
Detroit, MI 48210
United States